This is the web site of North Star Group, LLC. ("North Star Group")
Our postal address is:
North Star Group, LLC
801 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004
We can be reached via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or you can reach us by telephone at +1 202-384-1781.
Information We Collect
North Star Group generally collects personally identifying information only with your specific knowledge and consent. For instance, when you contact us via email, or when you post a comment as a response to one of our blog articles.
How We Use Your Information
We use the information you provide about yourself when contacting us only to fulfill your requests and respond to your inquiries. Such information is not used for any other purpose. It is not shared with outside parties, except for occasional circumstances when we may call on one of our subcontractors to assist in fulfilling your requests and responding to your inquiries. In those circumstances, third parties are contractually bound to keep youir information secure and only use it for the purpose of servicing your request.
Information you provide when posting a comment in response to one of our blog articles, is used only by our blog software to confirm that you are posting from a valid email address, so as to discourage quot;spam" comments from appearing on our blog. It is not collected or used internally by North Star Group, nor it it shared with any third parties.
A cookie is a small piece of information that is sent to your browser when you access a web site. There are two kinds of cookies, session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie is a line of text that is stored temporarily in your computer's memory. Because a session cookie is never saved, it is erased from the memory of your computer as soon as you close your browser. A persistent cookie is a more permanent line of text that gets saved by your browser to a file on your hard drive.
North Star Group uses session cookies in every section of our Site, except for the blog section. In the blog section, persistent cookies are used when you post a comment in response to one of our blog articles.
Additionally, cookies are used by our analytics provider to capture aggregate web site usage statistics. For more information on this, see the "Google Analytics" section below.
When you visit our Site we automatically receive information about your computer, including the type of browser software you use, the operating system you are running, the web site that referred you, and your Internet Protocol ("IP") address. Your IP address is usually associated with the place from which you enter the Internet, like your Internet Service Provider, your company or your university.
This information does not identify you personally, but rather identifies a visit to our Site. We use this information for the purposes of system administration, to assess the traffic to our Site, and to maintain and improve our Site. We do not attribute IP addresses to personally identifiable information and such IP addresses are not shared with outside parties except when required by law.
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our Site from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our Site is structured to attract anyone under 13.
Links to Other Sites
Our Site may contain links to other web sites. Please be aware that North Star Group is not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of such web sites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy practices may differ from ours.
Changes to Your Personally Identifiable Information
You may request changes to any personally identifiable information that you have provided to us by sending an e-mail to us at email@example.com.
Last Updated on March 28, 2011